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DFIR Lead

  • Location:

    Canada

  • Sector:

    Incident Response / Digital Forensics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    From CAD 150,000 - 190,000

  • Contact:

    Karim Adams

  • Contact email:

    k.adams@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    +1 (646) 647 8590

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-10-18

Position: DFIR Lead

Location: West Coast Canada (Remote)

Salary Range:CAD 150,000 - 190,000


We are currently partnered with a globally recognized cybersecurity consultancy renowned for its commitment to excellence and innovation. With their unwavering dedication to providing top-notch solutions and services, they have solidified their position as industry leaders. We are currently supporting them as they expand their DFIR capability.

Responsibilities:

As the DFIR Lead, you will have the opportunity to showcase your expertise and drive success by:

  • Conducting thorough incident response activities, leading investigations, and delivering timely resolutions to security incidents.

  • Designing and executing engaging tabletop exercises to enhance our clients' incident response plans and preparedness.

  • Deploying and managing cutting-edge EDR technology solutions, ensuring their effectiveness in threat identification and mitigation.

  • Utilizing your extensive knowledge of DFIR tools and methodologies to perform comprehensive forensic investigations both on-premise and in the cloud.

  • Implementing robust endpoint protection measures to fortify client systems and networks against potential threats.

  • Collaborating closely with cross-functional teams, including SOC analysts, threat intelligence specialists, and forensic experts, to ensure seamless integration of DFIR practices.

  • Remaining up to date with the latest industry trends, threat landscapes, and emerging technologies to continuously enhance your skills and knowledge.


Requirements:

To thrive in this role, you should possess:

  • 4-6 years of hands-on experience in Incident Response, specializing in DFIR.

  • Demonstrable expertise in conducting impactful tabletop exercises to simulate and enhance incident response capabilities.

  • Strong proficiency in deploying and managing EDR technology solutions, maximizing their potential to safeguard against threats.

  • In-depth knowledge and experience in performing forensic investigations, both on-premise and in the cloud, utilizing a wide array of DFIR tools.

  • A solid understanding of endpoint protection strategies and best practices.

  • Desirable certifications such as GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Certified Computer Examiner (CCE), or equivalent.

  • Exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze complex challenges and provide innovative solutions.

  • Excellent communication and leadership abilities, enabling you to collaborate effectively with diverse teams and guide them through incident response processes.

Perks and Benefits:

What can they offer you?

  • Competitive salary range of CAD 150,000 - 180,000, commensurate with your experience and skills.

  • Remote work opportunity, providing flexibility and a healthy work-life balance.

  • Comprehensive training and certification programs to enhance your technical skills and broaden your industry knowledge.

  • Access to state-of-the-art tools and technologies to support your work and deliver exceptional results.

  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment, where your contributions are acknowledged and valued.

  • Exciting projects with global clients that offer opportunities

Apply now!